The senior credit officer position requires the candidate to approve and subsequently monitor the credit risk on a portfolio of commercial real estate exposures. Credit requests to be concentrated on commercial real estate lending, though responsibilities may include other industries and financing structures. SG's real estate activities include balance sheet lending, CMBS origination/distribution, CMBS repo, first mortgage repo and unsecured REIT lending.
For the portfolio of clients under the Senior Credit Officer's responsibility, day to day responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
Credit assessment of the credit requests presented by the business units
Review/analysis of the credit requests
Document recommendation for final decision
Ongoing monitoring of the credit quality of the portfolio (portfolio review/watch and early detection of deteriorating credits)
With individual credits, through the annual review process and validation of risk ratings
On a portfolio basis, by monitoring the quality of the portfolios as a whole
Participation in the quarterly watch list review process
Completion of various reporting requirements for RISQ management
Contribution to Bank's credit policy guidelines
Participate in setting the global risk appetite for CMBS and Commercial Real Estate activities
Assessment of SGCIB new business initiatives (white papers, New Product Committees, business rules etc)
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Strong credit background
Understanding of U.S. Commercial Real Estate and CMBS markets.
TECHNICAL SKILLS Required:
Strong writing skills
Good negotiating skills
Ability to work under pressure and to meet tight deadlines. Effective management of priorities
PRIOR WORK EXPERIENCE Required:
15+ years working in a Credit Risk or similar role
Prior credit approval delegation experience
Bachelor's Degree or equivalent
Master's Degree or equivalent
Employees should understand the institution's approach to risk management and their respective roles in supporting a strong risk culture, as outlined in the SGUS Operations Enterprise Risk Management Framework.
At Societe Generale, we live by our 4 core values of commitment, responsibility, team spirit and innovation. We are engaged and demonstrate consideration for others. We act ethically and with courage. We focus our talent and energy on collective success. We experiment and propose new ideas. This way, we maximize our ability to serve client needs and anticipate market changes. Société Générale is committed to strengthening bonds with colleagues, communities and the world in which we live, because relationships are at the heart of how we operate.
Environment Division Description: Société Générale Corporate & Investment Banking (SGCIB) is the third largest investment bank in the European Economic Area and is present in more than 75 countries around the world.
The RISQ Division's mission is to contribute to the development of the SG Group's activity by facilitating the objectives of the Business Lines while maintaining independent oversight through risk evaluation and monitoring. The RISQ division in the US supports all the activities in the Americas Region (US, Canada and Latin America), which is almost exclusively GBIS-oriented.
Job code: 19000HJO Business unit: SG CIB Starting date: 29/07/2019 Date of publication: 17/07/2019
Internal Number: 6116108
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